Red-eared Parrotfinch Erythrura coloria

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Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is believed to have a small range, within which it is relatively secure but may be inherently susceptible to emerging threats in the future. Little is currently known about the population size and structure or threats to this species, so further research is needed.

Population size: Unknown mature individuals

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 11,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island - Continental islands include all other islands or island groups. Generally they were once part of continents and lie on a continental shelf of < 200 m sea depth.
Realm - Indomalayan - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Erythrura coloria. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2016.